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[Fun on Fiacaill Ridge, 1 kb]Summer scramble route. Accessed from the right side of the coire, gives easy access to the plateau.

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This climb is in 159 logbooks, and on 5 wishlists.

Stuzz - Solo O/S - 26/Jun/14

Lead group of 4 Wet conditions
Jon Pilling - Lead O/S - 23/Jun/14

Jon Pilling - Lead O/S - 09/Jun/14

Hidden - Solo - 08/Jun/14

Hidden - Solo - 31/May/14

mh554 - Solo - 31/May/14

kato'sdad - Lead - 27/May/14 with MIA re-assessment

Becky E - Solo - 26/May/14 with David Brown, Mike Tutt, Dad, Mum

Hidden - Solo O/S - 18/Mar/14

Hidden - Solo - 20/Feb/14

Hidden - Solo O/S - Feb/14

Cold climbing really after huge thaw. Didn't get the crampons out but there were patches black ice around especially on the crux
smithjmw46 - Solo O/S - 28/Nov/13 with Pete Ravenscroft, Nathan Jones

Descent after The Message.
Nath93 - Solo - 05/Oct/13

wildbill - Solo - 25/Sep/13

Hidden - Solo β - 18/Sep/13

DaveHall246 - 12/Sep/13 with Chris Hall

xusa - Solo O/S - 10/Sep/13 with John jones

BikeClimbWalk - Solo - 10/Sep/13 with John J

Hidden - Solo - 06/Sep/13

Dustin - 29/Aug/13 with Tom Pollock

TomPollock - Solo - 29/Aug/13 with Dustin Bunyan

cas smerdon - Solo - 28/Aug/13 with Phil Orwell, Sharon Beynon, Dave Beynon

Stuart S - 08/Aug/13 with Calum Stronach, Euan Stronach

mhowie - Solo O/S - 06/Aug/13

Hidden - Solo O/S - 07/Jul/13

Hidden - Solo - 06/Jul/13

MelH - Solo - 06/Jul/13 with Ed

Hidden - Solo - 30/Jun/13

Tarquin - 22/Jun/13 with Louise

Louvet - 22/Jun/13 with Tarquin

Fun
Kevin Woods - Solo O/S - 17/Jun/13 with James and Ailsa

Descended after a great day doing fingers, after thought, and pigmy.
David Barratt - Solo O/S - 08/Jun/13 with owenf

Hidden - Solo O/S - 07/Jun/13

Great fun with some big drops either side!!
CyberTaff - Solo O/S - 02/Jun/13 with Mathew

Hidden - Solo O/S - 25/May/13

Hidden - 02/Mar/13

Gumery - Solo O/S - 03/Feb/13

Scramble, missing out the pitched bits.
beth_may - Solo - 01/Feb/13 with Tom Barrett, Will Pope

becoming-stranger - Solo - 01/Feb/13 with Beth Mc

avinash1981 - 2nd rpt - Jan/13

n.LiVE - Solo - 2013

mysterion - 23/Oct/12

Hidden - Lead β - 20/Oct/12

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 20/Oct/12

Hidden - Solo O/S - 09/Oct/12

Hidden - 2nd - 09/Oct/12

bri - 22/Sep/12 with Mr G

Laurence20 - 15/Sep/12 with Euan Smith, Theo Barnard

jacobfinn - Solo rpt - 09/Sep/12 with jjax

jjax - Solo - 09/Sep/12 with jason

Nice scramble, if short. In descent from what ended up being a summer ascent of Y-gully in Coire an Lochain (not recommended!) as Savage Slit was wet.
Katherine Ross - Solo O/S - 07/Sep/12 with Chris Stafford

A well situated downclimb, good scrambling.
stafford101 - 07/Sep/12

Hidden - Solo - 04/Sep/12

Hidden - Solo - 02/Sep/12

Hidden - Solo - 12/Aug/12

Hidden - 12/Aug/12

Hidden - Solo - 03/Aug/12

Hidden - 03/Aug/12

Alastair MacSween - Solo - 23/Jul/12 with Linda MacSween, Graham Hunter

In descent.
iceicebaby - Solo - 21/Jul/12 with Sam Wood

yehti - 02/Jun/12 with Shula Bayton, Susan Young

Did this on route to Savage Slit - abseiled into base of Savage slit rather than walk up snow/choss.
Roch - 27/Mar/12 with Luke Parkes

parksy986 - 27/Mar/12 with paul rochford

99bolivar - Solo O/S - 24/Mar/12 with Peter Chadwick, Peter Eliott

Dustin - Solo - 22/Mar/12 with Tom Pollock

TomPollock - Solo - 22/Mar/12 with Dustin Bunyan

First day of Ex Indian Tiger Winter Meet. Climbed roped up practising Alpine style moving together. Stunning day - cold, but clear and sunny.
Jeavsy - Lead - 18/Mar/12 with Andrew Bisset

Hidden - 14/Mar/12

Hidden - Solo - 13/Mar/12

Did this as a descent route after climbing Pygmy Ridge.
monkeyman79 - 12/Mar/12 with Steve Chapman, Jon Hubbard, David Edmondson

Hidden - Solo O/S - 29/Feb/12

Jinete Palido - Solo - 29/Feb/12

Hidden - Solo O/S - 09/Feb/12

stuartmunn - Solo O/S - 09/Feb/12 with Chris Barnett

Hidden - Solo - 16/Jan/12

Minuscule amounts of snow and ice....
trivett - Solo - 11/Jan/12 with Steve ward

Callum Anderson - 2012

David Smith - 2012

petecox84 - 2012

Hidden - 2012

cwhitty - AltLd - 2012

geoff.comley - Solo O/S - 07/Nov/11

melville18 - Solo O/S - 06/Nov/11 with claire melville

Hidden - Solo O/S - 23/Oct/11

Robertgiddy - Solo - 18/Oct/11

Dustin - Solo rpt - 26/Aug/11 with Tom Pollock

Ross Young - Solo rpt - 02/Aug/11 with Anders HWUMC, Emma HWUMC

Took Jacob and Finn up the ridge today. First time roped up for Finn on a "climb". Boys did well.
jacobfinn - Lead O/S - 25/Jul/11 with jjax

jjax - Solo O/S - 25/Jul/11 with jason

andrew549 - Solo O/S - 16/Jul/11

FrankW - Solo β - 09/Jul/11 with Allan Young, Steve Graham

TomPollock - Solo - 07/Jul/11 with Phil Warriner

Hidden - Jul/11

Hidden - Solo - 23/Apr/11

great fun we moved together for some and pitched two sections. My first winter lead
nigel pearson - AltLd O/S - 19/Mar/11 with Mark

Macleod - 10/Jan/11

keithru - 2011

Pete Barker - Solo O/S - Oct/10 with Mike

Descent
Dustin - Solo rpt - 02/Sep/10 with Tom Pollock

Dustin - Solo O/S - 25/Jun/10

Did this scramble then walked to Cairngorm summit and back to car park.
Roberttaylor - Solo O/S - 15/Jun/10 with Catriona Love

JamesRoddie - Solo - 20/May/10 with Alex Roddie

j4kub - 21/Feb/10 with dave davey

LogieNick - AltLd - 16/Feb/10 with Glenmore Lodge Winter Lead Climb Course

highfivekrissy - AltLd - Feb/10 with Russell Belcher

Hidden - 2010

DuckingFesperate - Lead - 2010

Hidden - Lead O/S - Dec/09

Lots of powder, but axes / crampons not needed
nukebat - Solo - 08/Nov/09 with Craig

Hidden - Solo - 31/Oct/09

Nice ridge
Chris Ellyatt - Solo O/S - 27/Oct/09 with Gavin, Nick Herbert, Mark Herbert

descent from coire an lochain
dja - Solo O/S - 14/Sep/09 with Mike Hargreaves

on descent. really enjoyable and interesting if you stick to the crest
punj - Solo - 08/Aug/09 with john meechan

Hidden - Solo O/S - 06/Aug/09

Really good grade 1 scramble - great fun!
Lyndsay Superclimber - Solo O/S - 06/Aug/09 with Jimbo

Very windy so we avoided a steep section of about 15m but I enjoyed every minute of this. It was my first graded scramble, can't wait to do more.
Sutty22 - Solo - 05/Aug/09 with Soj

johannes - Solo - 27/Jun/09

Descent
t_stork - Solo - 21/Jun/09 with Marcus, Freddie and Wee Stevie

in descent
frecro - 21/Jun/09 with wee stevie, marcus, tom

In descent.
stephenmckenzie - Solo O/S - 21/Jun/09 with Marcus Brown, Tom Stork, Freddie Crowley

A nice scramble, went up there to practice ice axe arrests with John and ended up doing this scramble. Took crampons off first though.
Roberttaylor - Solo O/S - 07/Jun/09 with John Proctor

Dave Richards - Solo O/S - 29/May/09 with Ruth Ramsdale

Hidden - 04/Apr/09

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 15/Feb/09

Great route and plenty of snow!
Scott McRae - AltLd O/S - 06/Feb/09 with Mark Chatsworth

1st winter scramble led the last pitch. As it turned out only 10 feet from the top, oh well.
steveadkinson - AltLd O/S - 29/Nov/08 with Si & Moxy

Done on the final day of a Glenmore Lodge course.
CalumA - Solo O/S - Sep/08

jl - Solo - 29/Jul/08 with Penny

Hidden - Solo - 28/Jun/08

david0811 - Lead O/S - 15/Jun/08 with Hannah Suttill and Josh Baxter

vincentvega - 2nd - 15/Mar/08 with danny robb, kevin k

david0811 - Solo - 17/Feb/08 with Matt Henderson and Dave Gilchrist

With Dave G and Dave M
mdh - 17/Feb/08

Hidden - AltLd - Feb/08

Hidden - AltLd - 2008

BelleVedere - 22/Sep/07

alan.rodger - Solo rpt - 06/Jul/07 with elaine rodger

CurlyStevo - Solo - 2007

abbeywall - Solo - Jun/06 with K

Dunx - AltLd O/S - 22/Jan/06 with Dom

tallthinmonkey - Solo O/S - 04/Jun/05 with Eilidh Paterson

Chris Plewa - AltLd O/S - Feb/05

HIGHTOWER - Solo - Nov/04 with Andy Couthbert

Lawrie Brand - Solo - 26/Oct/04

Stone Muppet - 2004

Rob Pitt - 2004

Hidden - Solo - 2003

Yourlead - Solo - 09/Nov/02

jamie ward - Lead O/S - 13/Mar/02 with John Howes

Yourlead - Solo - 16/Apr/01 with Raymond Simpson

roryifinlay - Solo - Jan/01

no_more_scotch_eggs - Aug/00

stubobaloo - 2nd O/S - Mar/00 with Andy Halliwell

Jacob Ram - Lead O/S - 28/Dec/97 with anthony aylett

Iain Thow - Solo - 26/Sep/97

Yourlead - Solo - 04/Dec/94 with Hugh Muchcamp

Yourlead - Solo - Aug/87 with Donald Williamson

Yourlead - Solo - Jul/85 with Donald Williamson

Tony Prendergast - Feb/84 with Chris Foster

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easy 210 of 32
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Style of ascent

Soloed98 of 159 (61.6%)
Lead11 of 159 (6.9%)
Followed5 of 159 (3.1%)
Alt Leads11 of 159 (6.9%)
Unknown34 of 159 (21.4%)

'Climbed'99 of 159 (62.3%)
clean O/S51 of 159 (32.1%)
clean β3 of 159 (1.9%)
clean rpt6 of 159 (3.8%)